Argusianus


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Noun1.Argusianus - argus pheasantsArgusianus - argus pheasants      
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Phasianidae, Phasianidae - pheasants; quails; partridges
argus pheasant, argus - large brilliantly patterned East Indian pheasant
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For example, species such as the terrestrial insectivore Argusianus argus and the hornbill Buceros rhinoceros, both of which are threatened, were rare or absent in recently logged forest.
chilensis Phoenicopteriformes Malay Great Argus Argusianus argus Galliformes Kenya Crested Guttera edouardi Galliformes Guineafowl Wild Turkey Meleagris gallopavo Galliformes Bulwer's Pheasant Lophura bulweri Galliformes American White Pelecanus erythrorhynchos Pelecaniformes Pelican Guanay Cormorant Phalacrocorax Pelecaniformes bougainvillii Brown Pelican Pelecanus occidentalis Pelecaniformes Domestic Goose Anser sp.
These include 9 threatened and 22 near-threatened species, including the Argus Pheasant Argusianus argus and the Storm's Stork Ciconia episcopus stormi (van Balen and Dennis, 2000).